Figurate Erythema: An Unusual Presentation of the Nonbullous Phase of Bullous Pemphigoid Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Bullous pemphigoid, an autoimmune disorder, most commonly presents as a bullous eruption in patients over the age of 60. There may be a prodromal urticarial or papular eruption that evolves to bullae. CONCLUSION: We report a 46-year-old woman with a figurate erythema presentation of bullous pemphigoid.

publication date

  • January 2012